On This Day

Historical Events in July 1690

Victory in battleVictory in Battle

Jul 1 Army of Protestant King William III defeats deposed Roman Catholic King James II in Battle of Boyne in Ireland

King of England William III
King of England
William III
  • Jul 10 Battle of Beachy Head - French fleet defeat Anglo-Dutch fleet under Cornelis Evertsen
  • Jul 11 Battle of Drogheda Boyne (William III beats deposed James II)
  • Jul 12 Battle of Boyne: in Ireland, Protestant King William III defeats English Catholic King James II